I have made custom Cameos for men to wear. These include Western-style Bolo Ties, Cameo Rings, Cameo Cufflinks and Desktop Cameos. When designing for a man I have found that strong colors work very well. I would suggest white on wedgewood – blue, white on brown and white on black. A non traditional shape like a rectangular
How I capture the ‘spirit’ in each Portrait My most important aim is to achieve a great likeness. The cameo has to match the portrait photo. However, I actually work on a deeper more advanced level to make a cameo that the recipient will fall in love with. My goal is to have the mother
Carry Your ‘loved one’ Over Your Heart. The most elegant and rare of all sympathy gifts. I am very sensitive to how difficult the experience of the loss can be to family and friends. I respect the families need for privacy above all other considerations. I only show my Sympathy Jewelry online with the blessing
Cameo portraits can be carved onto a wide variety of Gemstones The choice of gemstone for your portrait cameo has a big influence on how your finished portrait jewel will look. There are some good examples here. Some gemstones give a soft, ethereal look to a portrait, other colors give strong and bold options. I
Silent Angel – A Portrait of a Girl with Rett Syndrome An amazing story. This cameo took 1 year from the order to when it was delivered. This was because the customer became very ill with Cancer. She asked me to wait, while she had her course of Chemo. I wished her luck and waited.
Display your gemstone cameo portrait in a variety of settings. In the past cameos have been worn as a brooch pin, necklace, bracelet or ring. Today pendants and necklaces are the most popular choices. A dual purpose jewel adds versatility. This is a Pendant that has a pin attached to the back. Your cameo can
Lockets that open to reveal a Secret Cameo Portrait Wearing a Cameo Portrait jewel is quite an experience. They are so unusual and striking that my customers’ mention how often a person comments on their Cameo and wants to look at it closely and hear the story of how it was made. This response is